The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance brings together a selection of primary source documents designed to introduce students to the richness of the period. For this edition, a new chapter on Dante and his time provides a useful transition to the Renaissance from the culture of the Middle Ages. There are also new selections on warfare, education, Florence, humanism, the Church, and the later Renaissance. The introductions to the readings are revised, and an essay on how to read historical documents is included.If we know how to preserve them, these things will serve you and me and our children. It is up to you, therefore, my dear wife, to keep no less careful watch over them than I.a Lionardo:And what did your wife say to that? Giannozzo: She repliedanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance|
|Author||:||Kenneth R. Bartlett|
|Publisher||:||University of Toronto Press - 2011|